New report finds majority of LGBTQ+ journalists targeted by hate speech and abuse

Graham Robson May 10, 2023

A new study from the Sir Lenny Henry Centre for Media Diversity (LHC) has found that LGBTQ+ journalists in the UK face a hostile environment, with many – especially trans journalists – encountering online harassment and abuse. The research, which shows online abuse targeting journalists’ sexual orientation and gender identity has become commonplace, found that […]

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LGBTQ+ journalists urged to share career experiences for new project

Graham Robson April 23, 2022

LGBTQ+ journalists are being urged to come forward and discuss their experiences in the media for the new Journalist Like Me project, which aims to share experiences, advice and stories about people from the LGBTQ+ community’s media careers

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Raconteur launches FREE business journalism course for underrepresented voices

Graham Robson April 2, 2022

The 12-week course, designed to find, train and nurture a new generation of business journalists from communities that are underrepresented in media – particularly business journalism, will be hosted virtually and can be slotted around existing commitments and work schedules.

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